On 21 March of every year, South Africa celebrates Human Rights Day to commemorate The Sharpeville Massacre. Here are five facts around the public holiday.
Here are some (possibly) lesser known fighters for the freedom and human rights of their people. From Hinmatóowyalahtq̓it to Beyers Naude – are there one or two that you may not have heard of or thought about?
Human Rights Day is a national day that is commemorated annually on 21 March to remind South Africans about the sacrifices that accompanied the struggle for the attainment of democracy in South Africa.
It’s Water Week and with the plastic pollution situation globally not really easing up we need to ask ourselves to what extent we are contributing to the situation by buying bottled water if we can safely drink tap water.
Human beings are very good at discriminating against each other but the one thing we collectively agree on is good food. Just take a look at the origins of different crops and food items that have traveled the world.
Today, the Irish and the Irish-at-heart celebrate St. Patrick’s Day across the world. Here are some interesting facts about this much-celebrated patron saint.
World Salt Awareness Week is marked annually for March 16 to 22. Its main purpose is to increase knowledge and understanding of the role of sodium (salt) in diet and its effects on the health of the world’s population.
March is Nutrition Month and this year’s theme is “Put Your Best Fork Forward”. Making small shifts in your food choices, can add up over time. Even if you don’t like broccoli.
Racism is everywhere, even at the workplace. Here’s a guideline for management and employees.
Almost everybody harbours preconceived perceptions about one group or another. How can we fight prejudice in society if we are not aware of our own? Take this quiz to find out how prejudiced you are.
Research shows that cross-group friendships between people of different races, ethnicities, or religions, break down prejudice by removing barriers of fear and doubt, and by modelling new norms of behaviour.